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Holiday Gifts for Self Care Enthusiasts (Under $25)

Holiday Gifts for Self Care Enthusiasts (Under $25)

Gift shopping for family and friends is one of my favorite parts of the holiday season. I do most of my holiday shopping with my little sister, and the afternoon is always full of Starbucks peppermint mochas, plenty of holiday music, and so much laughter. […]

Mindful Monday (7/31/17)

Mindful Monday (7/31/17)

This week, Mindful Monday is all about resources (blog posts/podcast episodes/videos) that emphasize self care and body positivity. (plus some fun photos from my week!!) Recently I’ve been working on learning to tune in, both to my body and my surroundings, and be more comfortable letting […]

Mindful Monday 7/3/17

Mindful Monday 7/3/17

It’s time to bring some mindfulness to your Monday! These are some Mindful Monday links that are brightening my day, and I hope they do the same for you. 3 recipes I want to make this week: Mac-n-cheese. I LOVE mac-n-cheese, but I never make […]

SoCal Trip Recap

SoCal Trip Recap

Day One Around 2 pm on Sunday my dad and I packed up the car and left San Francisco. I brought one bag of clothes and one bag of real essentials. Real essentials = snacks (bare snacks apple chips, kind bars, and homemade trail mix), a […]

Bye Bye Boring Breakfast

Bye Bye Boring Breakfast

Breakfast brings so much joy to my life. That may sound silly, but it’s true. All my life my family has taken time to eat together before school/work during the week, and on the weekends we enjoy relaxing breakfasts where we take time to talk, read, […]

Top 10 products for a Healthy 2017

Top 10 products for a Healthy 2017

As we prepare for a new year, many people take the time to recommit to their wellness goals. As I’ve said on Instagram, I think cleanses and crash diets are total B.S. However, I totally understand the desire to switch up your routine and try […]

Healthy Hacks: Grocery Shopping on a Budget

Healthy Hacks: Grocery Shopping on a Budget

Does any one else have a habit of spending wayyyy too much money on fancy groceries? I often walk into Whole Foods intending to grab some veggies and almond milk and come out with veggies, almond milk, a handful of granola bars, a bottle of […]

Get Excited for Fall

Get Excited for Fall

For me, loving summer is so easy. Being happy and having fun comes naturally when I’m surrounded by sun and friends, without a single essay to write or math problem to complete. In the summer, I’m a more fun, more relaxed version of myself. Over […]

Weekend Wish List

Weekend Wish List

In all the excitement of getting ready for school, I haven’t had time to complete any real blog posts for this week. I have tons of fun stuff that’s almost ready, but for now I thought I’d just pop in to share my “weekend wish […]

(End of) Summer Reading List

(End of) Summer Reading List

I love summer with every bit of my heart and soul. Summer is lazy 11am breakfast dates with friends in the middle of the week and singing so loud it hurts at concerts in the park. Summer is saltwater up my nose and the conviction […]